|Origin:||vers, from Latin versus 'turning, verse', from vertere 'to turn'|
a set of lines that forms one part of a song, poem, or a book such as the Bible or the Koran:
Let's sing the last verse again.
Learn the first two verses of the poem by heart.
Genesis chapter 3, verse 13
words arranged in the form of poetry:
a book of comic verse
Written in verse, the play was set in the Middle Ages.